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Coralville, Iowa, Integrated DNA Technologies has engaged Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for General Counsel to be located in its Coralville, Iowa offices. Integrated DNA Technologies is an equal opportunity employer. Please do not contact Integrated DNA Technologies directly.
Overview: The IDT General Counsel leads the IDT legal and compliance team. The General Counsel is responsible for providing global leadership of the legal and compliance function which includes all traditional legal areas, as well as anti-bribery and corruption compliance, intellectual property, data privacy and trade compliance. The General Counsel advises senior leadership on a wide variety of legal, regulatory, compliance, and business matters globally.
Company: IDT is the leading manufacturer of custom oligonucleotides and proprietary technologies for genomics applications. Their work is complex and cutting-edge, and their team members are curious, creative people who understand that good data drives smart decisions. At IDT, science may be uniform, but people are unique. IDT promotes a culture where engaged people are motivated and have opportunities to achieve their full potential, as part of one global team.
Compensation: Base, bonus and equity commensurate with experience.
Location: Coralville, Iowa, a suburb of Iowa City.
Relocation: Yes. This is a national search.
Experience: Must be licensed to practice law in at least one U.S. jurisdiction.
Des Moines, Iowa, Lucas Group has partnered with our valued client to add a stellar In-House Attorney to its legal team to support its financial services operations, including advising on bankruptcy, litigation and debt collection issues. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a collegial in-house team for long-term career growth at a globally recognized company. The role is headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa but eligible for remote work basis.
Scope of Responsibilities :
The In-House Attorney will be responsible for advising and providing counsel to the company’s business clients on a range of issues related to consumer debt collection, commercial lending and related regulatory issues.
Matters will include bankruptcy litigation, consumer and commercial credit, data privacy.
Collaborate and engage with other members of the legal department to advise the company’s clients at its offices globally and domestic offices in all 50 states
Work in small, tight-knit legal department where everyone collaborates and pitches in as needed.
Required & Preferred Qualifications:
This position requires a Juris Doctor (JD) degree and 4-7+ years of legal experience with consumer debt collection and related litigation, commercial lending, bankruptcy and/or banking in either a corporate law department or private law practice.
Legal experience with data privacy, information security and compliance management and prior in-house experience preferred
Must be a self-starter and possess a strong work ethic and willingness to go beyond the job description
MBA or Business undergraduate degree preferred but not required